According to a new report by NerdWallet, 84% of people made money-related resolutions for 2018. If you’re hoping to save money this year, you’re in good company: 60% of people listed saving money as their top goal. Paying down debt, sticking to a budget, and improving credit scores were other popular
Yahoo Finance interviews computer hacker Kevin Mitnick, formerly on the US government’s “Most Wanted” list, to find out what security measures he takes to safeguard his own personal information online.
Whether you’re hoping to pay down debt, or build your savings, it’s important to start with a solid financial foundation, according to Holly Morphew, a certified financial health counselor. “Whatever financial success looks like to you, it’s important to have a financial foundation so that you can get
When newlyweds Samantha and Ben Friedrich were planning their wedding, they knew they wanted a small party…on a small budget. “I had set myself a budget goal not to exceed $5,000, because no one said it was possible and I was going to prove them wrong,” Samantha said. With the average cost of a wedding
It’s the most wonderful time of year…to tidy up your finances! Here’s a quick checklist of 5 money moves to check off before the year is up. A health care flexible spending account, or FSA, is a smart way to save on medical expenses throughout the year because the money you set aside in that account
The holidays are here and it’s time to swap gifts! If you’re in a relationship, the pressure may be on to choose the perfect present. Here are a few ideas that won’t break the bank. Make her holiday a cozy one with a fancy set of PJs. Perfect for a night of Netflix and chill! Target has lots of affordable
Last Christmas, my carry-on bag was stolen during a trip from New York to San Francisco. I’d last seen it on the plane, but it disappeared somewhere between the aircraft and the car at the airport. A few days later, the phone inside the bag turned up in the Philippines. You can read about that story
The folks at Autoblog spent 2017 testing and reviewing the year's new cars. With 2018 fast approaching, we asked them to pare down their list to the three best and worst cars of the year.
If you’re not on the same page as your spouse when it comes to retirement, it may seem like a difficult road ahead. “It’s ok for you to have differences, but having that discussion and seeing things from your spouse’s perspective can go a long way,” Holeman says. Holeman says it’s important to know
Owning a home can lead to a comfortable retirement. In theory, you buy a house when you're 30, faithfully make the mortgage payments for 30 years and at age 60 you own your house, free and clear. Now you have a solid nest egg and can sail into a worry-free retirement.
If you're looking at your retirement fund, or you're not looking at it because you don't have one yet, you may be wondering what in the heck happened. If you've just bought a hat and are learning guitar because you're pretty sure the only remaining way you can fund your retirement
OceanFirst Financial Corp (NASDAQ:OCFC) is currently trading at a trailing P/E of 22.4x, which is lower than the industry average of 22.6x. While this makes OCFC appear like a greatRead More...
Some people take more care boxing up the pens, paper clips and coffee cups in their desks when they pack up for a new job than they do wrapping up their 401(k) for departure. There's big money at stake, so plan ahead.
Qtum is on the move with the announcement of a partnership with Baofeng to begin running 50,000 full Qtum nodes and an upcoming x86 VM to support multiple languages for smart contracts.Qtum is a hybrid of Bitcoin and Ethereum that is based on proof-of-stake consensus instead of proof of work, and is
Pricing HTH, a financial stock, can be difficult since these banks have cash flows that are affected by regulations that are not imposed upon other sectors. For example, banks areRead More...